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Fugitive withstands deputies' chemical attack while hiding out in attic

Fugitive withstands deputies' chemical attack while hiding out in attic

November 19th, 2014 9:56 am by Staff Report

Washington County Sheriff's Office Deputies tried forcing a fugitive out of hiding in his attic before arresting him at gunpoint on Tuesday, Sheriff Ed Graybeal said in a news release.

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No pants driver slams head against jail door

No pants driver slams head against jail door

November 19th, 2014 9:27 am by Max Hrenda

Also the great tip jar caper, not your real money, you'll shoot your eye out and more from the Blotter.

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Three face criminal charges in two states after Unicoi County burglary

Three face criminal charges in two states after Unicoi County burglary

November 18th, 2014 6:01 pm by Brad Hicks

Three Knoxville residents charged in an alleged break-in in Unicoi County over the weekend and later arrested in Yancey County, N.C., have picked up additional local charges, Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley said Tuesday.

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Will medical aid mean lighter sentence for Johnson City woman convicted of killing boyfriend?

Will medical aid mean lighter sentence for Johnson City woman convicted of killing boyfriend? - VIDEO

November 18th, 2014 5:13 pm by Becky Campbell

Elizabeth Ann Archer pleaded guilty Tuesday to voluntary manslaughter in the stabbing death of Jeremy Mounts.

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Sentencing in Johnson City church theft postponed

Sentencing in Johnson City church theft postponed

November 18th, 2014 5:06 pm by Becky Campbell

A Bristol woman's sentencing for stealing more than $60,000 from the Johnson City church where she once worked was rescheduled Tuesday because her hearing will likely take longer than expected.

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Police report names Vols players in rape investigation

Police report names Vols players in rape investigation

November 18th, 2014 4:37 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson and cornerback Michael Williams have been identified as subjects of a rape investigation, according to a Knoxville Police report released Tuesday.

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Drug sting results in Erwin man's arrest

Drug sting results in Erwin man's arrest

November 18th, 2014 4:30 pm by Brad Hicks

An Erwin man was arrested Monday following an investigation in which he sold Suboxone to a police informant, according to Unicoi County Sheriff's Department officials.

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Johnson City woman sentenced to 8 months for lying about rat poison in juice drinks

Johnson City woman sentenced to 8 months for lying about rat poison in juice drinks

November 18th, 2014 12:26 pm by Staff Report

Elizabeth Ann Carrier was also ordered to undergo three years probation after her release

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Bombing attempts: Deputies say Jonesborough man tried to kill with homemade device

Bombing attempts: Deputies say Jonesborough man tried to kill with homemade device

November 18th, 2014 11:18 am by Becky Campbell

A long-standing feud between two Jonesborough families boiled over earlier this month after a man threw a homemade explosive device into an occupied residence, according to court records.

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Kingsport woman charged with stealing vehicle in Johnson City

Kingsport woman charged with stealing vehicle in Johnson City

November 18th, 2014 9:23 am by Staff Report

Police said the vehicle was reported stolen on Nov. 7 and recovered on Nov. 12.

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